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Steak 'n Shake

3714 SW 42nd St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2383
+1 352-377-7500
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average28%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (16 reviews)
“fries” (20 reviews)
“sliders” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Fast food
3714 SW 42nd St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2383
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It was ok. Cheap. It does have real eggs. Skip the hash browns neither my friend or I ate them. Just that they were out of a box. Not even frozen. Which would have been better. Service ok. Waitress talked a lot to other customers,...More

Thank 712mildred
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first visit to a Steak 'n Shake. It was terrific! Wait staff was great and food is very well done. Wish we had a Steak 'n Shake in Northern VA.

Thank Tom Z
Reviewed April 19, 2018

Had to stop, the milk shakes looked so delicious & they were! Burgers were good, the service was great.

Thank Sylvia F
Reviewed March 31, 2018

We have been to alot of Steak N Shakes, but the service here tops them all! Food was same as others, place was clean, price good. We were traveling north to Georgia and stopped on the way up and stopped on the way back south....More

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed January 8, 2018

I was here for a lunch and I ate well. Typical american food, good price. Very kind the waitress. I wait some minutes but in general was a good choice.

Thank Leonepg
Reviewed December 29, 2017

After a long day of driving, my 14 year old brother and I decided the Steak 'n Shake next to our hotel was a good option for dinner. Upon walking in, we were greeted promptly by a very friendly Bryan. We were seated right away...More

Thank Katie S
Reviewed October 11, 2017

I would rate steak 'n Shake a little better than McDonald's. No where near as good as Wendy's. Burgers a very thin. Lots of accouterments. Shakes are average.

Thank Jim W
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Burgers and fries are a great value. Fast, fresh and cheap. What's not to like? Walk to Red Roof Inn.

Thank Mark R
Reviewed July 12, 2017

It's a pretty good restaurant for fast food. The melts and fries are good here. There are many choices of milkshake to choose from. A good place to go eat something and hang out with friends even during the late hours.

Thank tufgator
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Good service and decent food. If you need something quick, this is a good place to go. If you have young children, they will like this place. The milkshakes are awesome.

Thank Austin D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3714 SW 42nd St, Gainesville, FL 32608-2383
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-377-7500
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Steak ‘n Shake is a classic American brand famous for the Original Steakburger™ and hand-dipped Milk Shakes. Stop in today for breakfast, lunch, dinner or late night. Dine in, drive thru or carryout.
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